Dr. Andrei Golobokov's research interests center around International Relations, International Security and Comparative Politics, with a particular focus on Eurasia. His regional area of expertise is Russia and China - Russia relations. Andrei has teaching experience in Canada, the U.S., China, and Russia. He teaches a number of political science courses, including Introduction to International Relations and Politics, Russia/Eurasia in the World, Great Powers in the Asia-Pacific, Governments, Ideologies and International Organizations.
As a Fulbright Scholar in 2017 - 2018 (the University of Louisville, US), Andrei developed a study on great power strategy in the Asian-Pacific region and beyond. The courses he designed tackled key debates about international relations, global and regional security, economics/IPE and the developing world order. He has mastered methodology and active learning strategies to stimulate students’ integrity, teamwork, inclusiveness as well as a strong commitment to the intercultural understanding.
Between 2015 and 2019, Andrei published a number of articles and a book chapter, mostly analytical and empirical papers. The results of his study were presented at the Annual Convention of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES). His current research project is the nature of the level of analysis and great power engagement types in international institutions, including the security framework on the Korean Peninsula (Six-Party Talks), Shanghai Cooperation Organization etc.
M.A., Political Science
University of British Columbia 2019 - Present
PhD in Political Science
Far Eastern Federal University, 2012
M.A. and B.A. in International Relations
Honours, Graduated with High Distinction
Far Eastern State University, 2004
Golobokov A.S. (2019) Russian Naval Activity in the Asia–Pacific: The Herald for a New Alliance? The Korean Journal of Defense Analysis
Golobokov A.S. (2017) Contemporary Foreign Policy of China, Russia and the United States in the Asia-Pacific. International Relations (Russia)
Golobokov A.S. (2016) Russia in the APR: the role, interests and priorities of regional security and economic development in interests, tasks, prospects (co-authored with Sevastyanov S.V., Lukin A.L. etc.). Far Eastern Federal University, Vladivostok.
Golobokov A.S. (2016) Various forms and mechanisms of Chinese-Russian cooperation in the energy sphere and the role of non-governmental structures. Pacific Science Review.
Teaching Assistant, University of British Columbia
Research Assistant, University of British Columbia
Associate Professor, Vladivostok State University of Economics and Service
Instructor, Far Eastern Federal University
Instructor, Kamchatka State University
Association for Slavic, East European & Eurasian Studies
International Federation of Journalists
International Academy of Ecology and Life Protection Sciences
Current Research Projects
Great powers engagement in international organizations (University of British Columbia)